Tape: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v5.7.5(4 months ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are provided via a separate npm package: @types/tapeNumber of direct dependencies: 22Monthly npm downloads

Tape is a minimalistic JavaScript testing framework for Node.js and browsers. It provides a simple and lightweight way to write and run tests, focusing on simplicity and ease of use. With Tape, you can write tests using plain JavaScript functions and assertions, without the need for additional syntax or configuration. It offers a clean and minimalistic approach to testing, making it ideal for small projects or developers who prefer a straightforward testing setup.

Compared to other testing frameworks like Jest or Mocha, Tape stands out for its minimalistic design and lack of global state, which can lead to more predictable and reliable test results. It is actively maintained and continues to be a popular choice for developers looking for a lightweight testing solution.

Alternatives:
ava+
jest+
mocha+
chai+
jasmine+
qunit+
tap+
jest-circus+
vitest+
zora+

Tags: javascripttestingframeworknode.jsbrowser